25 October 2007
This lot is offered without a reserve
A MEISSEN FIGURE GROUP EMBLEMATIC OF COMEDY
LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, INCISED E.23, IMPRESSED 127, PAINTED 58.
Modelled as the muse Thalia seated before a tree, a smiling mask in one hand, an attendant putto playing with another mask, on a circular gilt enriched base applied with laurel vine
9¾ in. (24.8 cm.) high
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Cf. 1910 Meissen Catalogue, op. cit., pl. 18.
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